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Error: "The request failed with HTTP status 401: Unauthorized."
|Symptoms||You get the following errors:
1. "Subscription warning: Error connecting to http://sqlservername/ReportServer: The request failed with HTTP status 401: Unauthorized." in summary reports and Health Log
2. "The following error occurred while report generation: the request failed with HTTP status 401: unauthorized" during report generation in Netwrix Auditor
3. "Error 401: Unauthorized: Access is denied due to invalid credentials" in the browser when you are trying to open Report Manager or the Report Server URL
|Cause||Authentication can fail because authentication settings are misconfigured or the account does not have enough permissions on the SQL Reporting server.|
In order resolve such issues make sure that account that you are using has enough permission on the Report Server. You can do this as follows: